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    Beginning of ICO Second Year

    There’s no doubt about it- first year was a lot to handle. Looking back at how we took three exams per week is astonishing to me. The current first years are, dare I say,…

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    Earning the Color White

    “There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called Yesterday and the other is called Tomorrow. Today is the…

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    The Languages of ICO

    When I came to ICO, I was amazed by how diverse my class was. My new peers were from every stretch of the United States and…